A calendar of club-sponsored mineral shows

gem shows, fossil shows, symposiums, and other events of interest to the mineralogical community

Mineral show calendar last updated: 18 March 2017

Contact mineralfest@aol.com if you would like your club's show listed - it's free !

March

17-19 March 2017: Jackson, Michigan

Michigan Gem & Mineral Society 55th Annual Show

Organized by: Michigan Gem & Mineral Society

Theme: We Will Rock You

Jackson County Fairgrounds - American One Event Center (200 West Ganson Street)

18-19 March 2017: Gaithersburg, Maryland

53rd Annual Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show

Organized by: Gem, Lapidary and Mineral Society of Montgomery County, Maryland

Montgomery County Fairgrounds (16 Chestnut Street)

25-26 March 2017: Anthem, Arizona (Phoenix area)

4th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Daisy Mountain Rock & Mineral Club

Boulder Creek High School (40404 N. Gavilan Peak Parkway)

25-26 March 2017: Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

39th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Franklin County Rock & Mineral Club

Hamilton Heights Elementary School (1589 Johnson Road)

25-26 March 2017: Wheaton, Illinois

2017 ESCONI Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: Earth Science Club of Northern Illinois

DuPage County Fairgrounds (2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton)

25-26 March 2017: Janesville, Wisconsin

47th Annual, Rock, Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: Badger Lapidary & Geological Society

New location: Rock County Fairgrounds, Craig Center Building (1301 Craig Avenue)

25-26 March 2017: Wysox, Pennsylvania

48th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Che-Hanna Rock and Mineral Club

New location: Wysox Fire Hall (111 Lake Road)

25-26 March 2017: Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

17th Annual Philadelphia Mineral Treasures and Fossil Fair

Organized by: Philadelphia Mineralogical Society and Delaware Valley Paleontological Society

LuLu Temple (5140 Butler Pike)

April

1-2 April 2017: Orange, Connecticut

44th Annual Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: The New Haven Mineral Club

Amity Regional Middle School (100 Ohman Avenue)

1-2 April 2017: Midland Park, New Jersey

28th Annual North Jersey Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: North Jersey Mineralogical Society

Midland Park High School (250 Prospect Street)

1-2 April 2017: Standish, Maine

34th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Maine Mineralogical & Geological Society

Alfond Center at Saint Joseph's College (278 Whites Bridge Road)

1-2 April 2017: Sweet Home, Oregon

69th Annual Sweet Home Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Sweet Home Rock & Mineral Society

Sweet Home High School Gym (1641 Long Street)

7-9 April 2017: Ogden, Utah

66th Annual Gemstone Junction Show

Organized by: Golden Spike Gem & Mineral Society

Golden Spike Event Center, Weber County Fairgrounds (1181 N. Fairgrounds Drive)

8-9 April 2017: Abilene, Texas

Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society

Abilene Civic Center (1100 North 6th Street)

22 April 2017: Severna Park, Maryland

Annual Jewelry, Gem and Mineral Show

Organized by: Patuxent Lapidary Guild

Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company (Route 2, Severna Park)

22-23 April 2017: West Mifflin, Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh area)

Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show

Organized by: The Monongahela Rockhounds

Skyview Hall, West Mifflin Volunteer Fire Company #4 (660 Noble Drive)

28-30 April 2017: Orlando, Florida

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: Central Florida Mineral and Gem Society

Florida National Guard Armory (2809 South Fern Creek Avenue)

28-30 April 2017: Portland, Oregon

60th Annual Rock & Gem Show

Organized by: Mt. Hood Rock Club

W.D. Jackson Armory (6255 NE Cornfoot Road, Portland)

29-30 April 2017: Franklin, New Jersey

45th Annual New Jersey Earth Science Association Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: New Jersey Earth Science Association

Franklin Borough School (50 Washington Avenue, Franklin)

Indoor / outdoor

May

5-7 May 2017: McPherson, Kansas

25th Annual Sale & Swap

Organized by: McPherson Gem & Mineral Club

McPherson 4-H Building (710 West Woodside)

5-7 May 2017: Kalamazoo, Michigan

58th Annual Rock, Gem, Fossil, Jewelry & Mineral Show

Organized by: Kalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society

Kalamazoo County Expo Center (2900 Lake Street)

5-7 May 2017: Calgary, Alberta

57th Annual Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: Calgary Rock & Lapidary Club

Theme: Crystals

Vivo Centre (11950 Country Village Link NE)

6-7 May 2017: Topsfield, Massachusetts

54th Annual New England Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: North Shore Rock & Mineral Club

Topsfield Fairgrounds, Coolidge Hall & Fairtrade Building (Route 1 North)

6-7 May 2017: Pittston, Pennsylvania

Treasures of the Earth: 14th Annual Show & Sale

Organized by: The Mineralogical Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania

Oblates of St. Joseph (1880 Highway 315)

12-14 May 2017: Marietta, Georgia

49th Annual Mother's Day Weekend Gem, Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: Georgia Mineral Society

Cobb Civic Center (548 South Marietta Pkwy SE)

12-14 May 2017: Honolulu, Hawaii

Hawaii Gem & Mineral Show Spring 2017

Organized by: Rock & Mineral Society of Hawai'i

Honolulu Museum of Art School, Linekona Art Center Building (1111 Victoria Street, Honolulu)

13 May 2017: Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania

Earth Science Show & Sale

Organized by: The Rock & Mineral Club of Lower Bucks County

New location: Christ United Methodist Church (501 Wistar Road)

13 May 2017: Towson, Maryland

28th Annual Chesapeake Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Chesapeake Gem and Mineral Society

Ruhl Armory (1035 York Road)

20-21 May 2017: Bennington, Vermont

3rd Annual Southern Vermont Mineral & Gem Show

Organized by: Southwestern Vermont Mineral & Gem Club

Grace Christian School (104 Kocher Drive)

20-21 May 2017: North Olmsted, Ohio (Cleveland area)

49th Annual Cleveland Area Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Parma Lapidary Club

Soccer Sportsplex (31515 Lorain Road, North Olmsted)

27-28 May 2017: Bisbee, Arizona

Bisbee Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Queen Mine Tour

Queen Mine Tour Building (478 N Dart Road)

27-28 May 2017: Show Low, Arizona

20th Annual White Mountain Gem & Mineral Club Show

Organized by: White Mountain Gem & Mineral Club

Hon-Dah Casino & Resort, Pinetop, Arizona

June

2-4 June 2017: Wauseon, Ohio (Toledo area)

56th Annual Gem, Jewelry, Bead, Rock & Mineral Show

Organized by: State Line Gem & Mineral Society

Fulton County Fairgrounds - Junior Fair Building (8514 State Highway 108, Wauseon)

3 June 2017: Spring Mineralfest - Macungie, Pennsylvania

68th semi-annual Mineralfest

Organized by: Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association

Macungie Memorial Park (Poplar Street)

Indoor / outdoor (rain or shine)

3-4 June 2017: Monroe, New York

Annual Mineral, Jewelry, Gem & Fossil Show

Organized by: Orange County Mineral Society

Museum Village (1010 Route 17M, Monroe)

July

8-9 July 2017: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Annual Rock, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Tulsa Rock & Mineral Society

Exchange Center at the Tulsa County Fairgrounds (4145 E. 21st Street, Tulsa)

15-16 July 2017: Syracuse, New York

GemWorld 2017 - 51st Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Gem & Mineral Society of Syracuse

SRC Arena and Event Center at Onondaga Community College (4585 West Seneca Turnpike)

30 July - 6 August 2017: Spruce Pine, North Carolina

33rd Annual Grassy Creek Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Parkway Fire and Rescue Department

Parkway Fire and Rescue (136 Majestic View)

19 August 2017: Shelton, Washington

8th Annual Tailgate Rock Sale & Swap

Organized by: Shelton Rock & Mineral Society

Mason County Recreation Area (2100 E Johns Prairie Road)

2017

22-24 September 2017: Jacksonville, Florida

29th Annual Jacksonville Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Jacksonville Gem & Mineral Society

Morocco Shrine Auditorium (3800 St. John's Bluff Rd. S.)

7 October 2017: Autumn Mineralfest - Macungie, Pennsylvania

69th semi-annual Mineralfest

Organized by: Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association

Macungie Memorial Park (Poplar Street)

Indoor / outdoor (rain or shine)

13-15 October 2017: Hillsboro, Oregon (Portland area)

37th Annual Portland Regional Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Portland Regional Gem & Mineral Show Association

Washington County Fairplex (873 NE 34th Avenue, Hillsboro)

4-5 November 2017: Gemarama - Oaks, Pennsylvania

Gemarama 2017: 48th Annual Gem, Jewelry & Mineral Show

Organized by: Tuscarora Lapidary Society

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Hall D (100 Station Avenue, Oaks)

Theme: Agates Everywhere

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